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Wednesday, September 10th, 2008

Met Geo Info Acquires GeoDATA IT GmbH of Austria

PR- Met Geo Info, a new company of the Met Consultancy Group based in Leeds (UK) has acquired the Austrian company GeoDATA IT GmbH, a leading provider of integrated measurement, project simulation and geographical information applications. GeoDATA IT will be familiar to everyone charged with managing value in 3D urban data, as the founders and

Tuesday, September 9th, 2008

Fetch Launches U.S. Wildfires Intelligence Portal

PR – As California’s wildfires continue their devastating rampage throughout the state, LA-based Web integration company Fetch Technologies today introduces Wildfire, the most comprehensive real-time news and information portal for active wildfires across California and the rest of the United States ever assembled.

Tuesday, September 9th, 2008

Intermap Technologies Awarded $2.1 Million Contract

PR – Intermap Technologies Corp. today announced that its Intermap Federal Services, Inc. subsidiary received a USD $2.1 million contract to provide 3D digital elevation data and orthorectified radar imagery for an international project. The project utilizes data previously collected with the Company’s proprietary Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Radar (IFSAR) technology. Under the agreement, the Company

Tuesday, September 9th, 2008

Siemens and E.ON Sign Large Wind Power Deal

PR – Siemens Energy and E.ON today signed one of the largest wind power deals ever. The two major German companies agreed that Siemens will supply 500 wind turbines with a total capacity of 1,150 megawatts (MW) to E.ON for new projects in the United States and in Europe. The wind turbines will be delivered

Tuesday, September 9th, 2008

Autodesk Completes Acquisition of Substantially All of the Assets of 3D Geo GmbH

PR – Autodesk has announced that it has completed the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of 3D Geo GmbH, the privately held maker of intelligent 3D urban modelling software. Autodesk announced its intent to acquire substantially all of the Potsdam, Germany-based company’s assets on August 11, 2008. Terms of the transaction were not

Tuesday, September 9th, 2008

IFC-BIM Exchange Support Forum Available

PR – This is the forum where IFC software users can communicate directly with the software developers at each vendor. It is a forum where users could get answers to questions that their local vendor reps could not provide and with good use it will become a knowledge-base where answers could be found to many

Tuesday, September 9th, 2008

Papers Online:International Symposium on Spatial Data Handling (SDH)

PR – Presentations from the 2008 International Conference on Spatial Data Handling in Montpelier, France are now available online and can be downloaded.

Tuesday, September 9th, 2008

Green Star Alternative Energy Developing Serbia Wind Power Project

PR – Green Star Alternative Energy, Inc. (Pink Sheets:GSAE) announces the development of a new wind energy project in the Republic of Serbia. The 20 Megawatt (MW) Belo Blato wind farm will be the initial phase of a 300 MW development plan. It will be the country’s first alternative energy project to generate renewable, emission-free

Tuesday, September 9th, 2008

Ocean Power Technologies Announces Results

PR – Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: OPTT and London Stock Exchange AIM: OPT) ("OPT" or the "Company") today announced its financial results for the first quarter ended July 31, 2008. OPT’s current fiscal year ends on April 30, 2009.

Tuesday, September 9th, 2008

ARCHIBUS Positioned in Leaders Quadrant

PR – ARCHIBUS Inc., today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the Leaders quadrant of its most recent Magic Quadrant for Integrated Workplace Management Systems report issued July 31, 2008. To achieve that goal of providing more sophisticated management of real estate, infrastructure and facilities, recent ARCHIBUS product additions have included the